SUNRISE in the media

Imitar a las plantas para conseguir el combustible del futuro

Imitar a las plantas para conseguir el combustible del futuro

El proyecto europeo Sunrise, en el que participan el ICIQ y el IMDEA, trabaja en el desarrollo de la fotosíntesis artificial La fotosíntesis artificial funciona de manera muy similar a la natural. “Al final lo que intentamos hacer es imitar a las plantas”,...

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SUNRISE initiative’s first stakeholder meeting

SUNRISE initiative’s first stakeholder meeting

Renewable energy experts from academia, industry and policy discussed the current state of this initiative and its priority research directions. SUNRISE aims at using sunlight to provide a sustainable alternative to the production of fossil-based,...

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Compromise, often a solution rather than a liability

Compromise, often a solution rather than a liability

Solutions for global problems tend to become part of a compromise, says Huub de Groot. He is a professor in biophysical organic chemistry at Leiden University and works, among others, on artificial photosynthesis, ‘biosolar cells’. Technology moves into our private...

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Transformer le CO2 en ressource inépuisable

Transformer le CO2 en ressource inépuisable

Pourquoi devons-nous subir les effets du dioxyde de carbone sur le réchauffement de la planète ? Ne peut-on le gommer de la Terre ? Voire, pourquoi pas, en faire une ressource, un produit n’étant un déchet que si l’on ne sait rien en faire ? À cette question simple,...

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Biosolar cells: moving forward step by step

Biosolar cells: moving forward step by step

Through biosolar cells, researchers try to improve photosynthesis, the process through which plants, algae and some bacteria capture sunlight. The product of such ‘artificial leaves’ is hydrogen for instance, that can be processed to fuels and chemicals,...

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D’aquí 10 anys: com consumirem energia

D’aquí 10 anys: com consumirem energia

El Via lliure va parlar de com consumirem energia d’aquí 10 anys, amb Joan Ramon Morante, director de l’IREC; Elisabet Romero, investigadora en fotosíntesi artificial de l’ICIQ; Laura López, coordinadora del projecte europeu Sunrise, i la periodista Núria...

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